This is stated by Donetskiie Vesti citing eye witnesses, Censor.NET reports.
"At the moment there is close combat fighting in Marinka," a local resident says. Black smoke can be seen and shots are heard in the area of Pisky.
It also reported that in the southwest of Donetsk there is a powerful artillery shelling under way. Severe strikes are being conducted on Trudovske, Shakhta, with Novomariinka village on fire. According to the locals, the gunmen are fired at Marinka and Krasnohorivka, where the Ukrainian army is deployed.
According to the publication, a battery of militants' Grad systems deployed between Donetsk and Makiivka began shelling the northern outskirts of Donetsk.